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Post 8 Drops Another 1 Run Game

  PIERRE, S.D. – The losing streak reached 4 in a row last night as Pierre Post 8 American Legion baseball team was beaten by Garretson by a 13-12 score in a 9 inning game played in Garretson.  No details of the game were made available at press time.  With the loss, Post 8′s...
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National High School Finals Rodeo Begins This Weekend

  ROCK SPRINGS, Wyo. – The National High School Finals Rodeo gets underway this weekend in Rock Springs, Wyoming.  Several high school aged cowboys and cowgirls from Pierre and Stanley County are on Team South Dakota after qualifying for the team at last months State High School Finals Rodeo in Belle Fourche.  Casey Henninger...
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Two Pierre Youth Softball Teams Begin State Tournament Play

  PIERRE, S.D. – Two Pierre fastpitch softball teams will begin play today in the ASA State Fastpitch softball tournament in Sioux Falls.  The Pierre Pride U16 and Pierre Pride U12 squads will begin double elimination play in the state tournament.  The Pride U16 team is playing in the “C” Divison tournament and opens...
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Pierre Sports Marketing Dollars Make Two New Purchases

  PIERRE, S.D. – The Pierre School Board approved the spending of $3350 from Pierre Sports Marketing at last night’s Pierre School Board meeting.  Approved was $3200 for the purchase of Video Equipment for Live Streaming of home football, volleyball and basketball games.  And approved was $1500 for a portable watering station that can...
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SDGA Match Play Championships This Weekend

  BROOKINGS, S.D. – The 93rd annual South Dakota Men’s Match Play Championship and 40th Women’s Match Play Championship Golf tournaments are being played this weekend simultaneously in Brookings at the Brookings Country Club.  The men’s match play tournament began yesterday matches to determine first round pairings while elmination matches scheduled to begin today. ...
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USD Linebacker Named to Buchannon Award Watch List

  VERMILLION, S.D. – University of South Dakota senior linebacker Tyler Starr is one of 20 players named to the 2013 Buck Buchanan Award Watch List announced Thursday.  Starr is one of seven returning finalists for the 19th annual award, which is presented by The Sports Network to the outstanding defensive player in the...
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Mobridge-Pollock Boys Basketball Camp Next Week

  MOBRIDGE, S.D. – The Mobridge-Pollock Boys Basketball Camp will be held next week Monday through Thursday in Mobridge at the Mobridge-Pollock High School Gym.  The 4 day camp is for boys who will be entering the 4th through 12th grades next school year.  Along with receiving a camp report card, each particpant will...
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SD United U16 Soccer Wins First National Tournament Game

  AUBURNDALE, Fla. – The South Dakota United Legacy U16 girls soccer team won their very first national tournament game Thursday morning at The President’s Cup tournament in Auburndale, Florida. The South Dakota squad, of which 3 girls from Pierre are members of the team, downed a team from Virginia 1-0 this morning. Riley...
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Pierre Junior Legion Drops Doubleheader to Aberdeen

  PIERRE, S.D. – Aberdeen Smittys swept a doubleheader from the Pierre Junior Legion baseball team last night at Hyde Stadium in Pierre.  Aberdeen won the games by scores of 12-3 and 19-5 to leave the Pierre Junior Legion with a 24-17 record on the season.  Pierre will host Sturgis in a doubleheader Sunday...
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South Dakota Mines Names New Head Womens Basketball Coach

RAPID CITY, S.D. (AP) – University of South Dakota assistant women’s basketball coach Ryan Larsen has been named head coach at the South Dakota School of Mines and Technology in Rapid City.    The Spearfish native succeeds longtime Lady Hardrockers coach Barb Felderman. She led the program for 32 years, won nearly 500 games and took...
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